|Born Name||Fiona Glascott|
|Birth Place||Waterford, Ireland|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Age||36 years old|
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All you Harry Potter fans out there surely know Fiona Glascott for playing the role of the legendary Harry Potter character, Minerva McGonagall, the head of the Gryffindor House in Crimes of Grindelwald.
But is that all there is to Fiona? Definitely not! This Irish actress has appeared in so many movies that are hard to keep track of. Her fans are eager to know more about her earnings and her personal life. So, today we are going to answer all your questions. Let’s jump right in!
Fiona Glascott is married to actor Tom Brooke. Tom who’s an actor from England and Glascott walked down the aisle on New Year’s Eve of 2014. The marriage became a huge celebration as they celebrated both New Year’s Eve and their special day. Both of them were friends for a long time before their marriage.
They first met in London in 2011 during a theatre production which also aired on Television. The Ireland-born actress later moved to London which was a great opportunity for both of them to get closer.
The 36-year-old actress said that she smiled every time she laid her eyes on Tom and used to think about him all the time. Brooke asked her out one day after the job and that is when their life turned around.
That day Tom planned a picnic and brought out some candles in as London became darker. They drank some champagne and had some food. Fiona recently recalled that it was the night they became really closer and the two have been together ever since.
After a few years of friendship, they started dating and when Brooke proposed Fiona, she just could not say no. They exchanged vows in a private ceremony where only the closest of friends and family were invited.
Motherhood Changed Her Life
Their bundle of joy, Ruby Brooke came into this world after a year of marriage. Glascott said that giving birth was a huge risk with their careers. Furthermore, she added that having a husband who is also an actor was really a big help at the time.
The Brooklyn hitmaker said that having a daughter changed her life. From focusing on her goals to doing more in life, her daughter inspired her to succeed more and work harder than ever. She wants to become the role model for her children and also wants her daughter to be proud of her mother.
Was a Potterhead Before Acting in Fantastic Beasts
Like any other great actor, Fiona started in theatre. After making her movie debut in 1998, she went on to play some notable roles. Her most notable role and the biggest break ever in her career came with the role of Professor McGonagall in Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald alongside notable actors like Jhonny Depp, Eddie Redmayne, Zoe Kravitz, Katherine Waterston and many more.
Being a huge Harry Potter fan, she did not even think twice about taking on the role. Plus she did not even audition for the role which shows that her acting is wholly on another level.
Interesting Trivia About Fiona Glascott
- Randall & Aubin in Soho, London is Fiona’s favorite restaurant.
- Fiona Glascott’s favorite place to live in is London.
- Her favorite actor is also her husband, Tom Brooke.
- Horror is her favorite movie genre.
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